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BP has suffered a decisive setback in its court battle to limit the cost of its settlement for victims of the 2010 Deepwater Horizon disaster, the FT reports.
The Justice Department filed a criminal complaint against Swiss bank Credit Suisse on Monday, alleging the bank conspired to help clients evade taxes.
The IMF said Germany could invest up to 0.5 percent of gross domestic product a year more over four years without violating fiscal rules.
Credit Suisse guilty plea with U.S. authorities is likely to be announced after the market close on Monday, two sources said.
As AstraZeneca's shares slid following its rejection of Pfizer's new bid, the company's chairman said he was "reasonably confident" it was the right decision.
Dutchman Louis van Gaal had been handed the job of reviving U.K. soccer club Manchester United's fortunes.
Ireland has been "unfairly singled out" as a tax haven for corporations, Ryanair CEO Michael O'Leary tells CNBC. "I wish we were, but we're not."
Britain's opposition Labour party will pledge to raise the statutory minimum wage if it wins the next election.
Jurassic Park comes to England! Fossils, skulls and stuffed animals are to be auctioned with key pieces expected to fetch thousands of dollars.
Deutsche Bank's co-CEO has said the bank's plans to raise $11 billion, will "take advantage of the very significant changes in the operating environment" it sees coming.
A debate that's raged for several decades - and could rage for many more - came to the fore once again with London being named as the best city for "economic clout".
Russian assets headed higher on Monday after President Vladimir Putin ordered troops to pull back from drills near the Ukraine border.
The European Union needs a stronger brand to halt the rise of Euroskepticism, reduce the risk of breaking up the 28-country union and continue to keep the region free of war, a think tank has claimed.
AstraZeneca shares fall 13 percent after it rejects a final bid from Pfizer, calling the offer inadequate and presenting significant risks.
European Central Bank Executive Board member Peter Praet will recommend that the bank cut its main refinancing rate, according to the German magazine Der Spiegel.
European budget airline Ryanair posted its first fall in full-year net profit in five years, as the company tackled a tough environment.
Germany's Siemens is working on a formal asset-swap offer for Alstom's power business that could come as early as this week.
Gérard Depardieu introduced Welcome to New York in Cannes, a truth-based drama inspired by the Dominique Strauss-Kahn scandal.
AstraZeneca is preparing to reject a £69 billion takeover bid by Pfizer hours after the latter said it would walk away if its offer were rebuffed.
Rogue trader Jerome Kerviel was arrested on Sunday to serve a three-year sentence in a case he has depicted as one's struggle against high finance.
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Brad Gordon, CEO of African Barrick Gold, says weaker gold demand has offset further price rises to the precious metal despite geopolitical tensions.
Otilia Dhand, vice president at Teneo Intelligence, says the main effect of the sanctions on Russia will be to reduce investor confidence in the country.
Bruno Lafont, CEO of Lafarge, says the proposed merger with Holcim is "on track" and likely to be completed in the first half of 2015.